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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Heart Attack and Stroke

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,249 13,373 85.0 84.0-85.8 658 5.5 4.9- 6.1 1,218 9.6 8.9-10.3
-Wake County 768 675 83.8 79.5-87.3 39 8.1 5.4-12.1 54 8.1 5.9-11.0
GENDER
Male 298 262 84.1 77.2-89.2 18 9.2 5.1-15.9 18 6.8 4.0-11.3
Female 470 413 83.4 77.9-87.8 21 7.0 4.0-11.9 36 9.6 6.5-13.8
RACE
White 574 529 89.4 85.0-92.6 22 5.1 3.0- 8.7 23 5.5 3.3- 9.0
Other 185 139 70.4 60.1-79.0 16 15.1 8.2-26.2 30 14.5 9.5-21.4
AGE
18-44 379 320 80.4 74.1-85.5 25 10.2 6.2-16.3 34 9.5 6.4-13.7
45+ 387 353 89.4 84.7-92.8 14 4.8 2.6- 8.5 20 5.8 3.4- 9.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 147 68.4 58.2-77.2 16 15.4 8.6-25.9 30 16.2 10.7-23.8
Some College + 573 527 90.1 85.8-93.2 23 5.2 2.9- 9.1 23 4.7 2.8- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 304 238 71.7 63.7-78.5 27 12.4 7.6-19.5 39 16.0 11.0-22.5
$50,000+ 363 349 94.2 88.5-97.2 7 4.2 1.6-10.4 7 1.6 0.7- 3.6

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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